Renowned blogger and journalist Doc Searls discusses independence, transparency and fairness online in this 14-minute video interview. Highlights include:
"Technorati's top 100 just fucked up blogging a lot. ... Suddenly there's an A list and a power curve and all this bullshit, and it's irrelevant. ... It reduces to a number something that's inherently not numerical. It's a wrong thing to do." ... The Net doesn't We don't have a commons [on the Net] yet." We're not kind to each other online because "we don't have a sense of public place." There are people having "a blog exchange without any evidence of a human exchange."